Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform security, providing a highly effective, multi-layered, renewable and tunable approach to software protection that is future-proof and relies on 20 years of proven success, operating in hostile environments.


Irdeto technology takes the unique approach of assuming that hackers have already breached system perimeters and thus focuses instead on protecting everything inside the system. Products and solutions include: Secure Environment, Software Protection, Keystone, Keys and Credentials and Security Services.

Connected Transport

Idreto's Connected Transport division brings this proven industry-leading technology to the automotive market. It enables auto manufacturers (OEMs), Tier 1 suppliers, heavy vehicle and fleet operators to protect their brand and revenue as well as potentially save lives by creating a secure, tamper-proof environment for vehicle software. In addition, the solutions can unlock new business models for customers.

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“We feel excited about the aggregated value that this solution brings to the automotive industry as automakers look to deploy connected vehicle applications, including Connectivity Gateways and IVI systems, with reliable cybersecurity support that leaves no room for mistakes. Irdeto’s Cloakware technology and industry leadership combined with SafeRide’s platform cybersecurity with in-vehicle big-data analytics enables OEMs to offset the security liability, while driving value add applications and new business models.”

Yossi Vardi, SafeRide Co-Founder and CEO


Secure Environment

Building atop of the Arm secure boot feature, Irdeto’s Secure Environment leverages this hardware root of trust to ensure that even if a hacker has breached vehicle perimeter security, critical files and application data are safeguarded, executables and scripts cannot be modified, and reverse engineering is prevented. In addition, renewable security continually resets the hacker’s position and knowledge to ground zero – forcing a frustrated hacker to move on to a softer target. All attempts are monitored, and a range of policy-based OEM responses can be configured.

Through partnership with SafeRide and the integration of their vSentry product, the ability has been added to detect unknown (zero day) threats using advanced Machine Learning algorithms that detect anomalous behaviour associated with the threats. Updates can immediately be deployed to counter the threat.

Customer benefits: Public safety is ensured, and OEM brand reputations are protected.


This solution allows vehicle owners (car rental, fleet operators, dealerships, families) to create and control policies for multi-vehicle user access, vehicle usage such as speed enforcement, and specific user settings. Integration with existing Bluetooth vehicle mobile device access systems is possible. Alternatively, we supply our own mobile app solution offering a complete, secure policy-based vehicle access product.

Customer benefits: The concept of Vehicle-as-a-Service is gaining momentum in many regions and to which Keystone is perfectly suited. This opens new business models for differentiation in rental, dealership, ride sharing services etc.

Keys and Credentials

As an Automotive OEM or Tier 1 supplier, rolling out software updates for new innovative features is complex and needs to follow a trusted approach in terms of the creation, use and management of the associated cryptographic keys.

Irdeto is the world leader in cryptographic key management. This service can be wholly managed by the OEMs / Tier 1s themselves on-premise or, fully managed by Irdeto or, a hybrid of both.

Customer benefits: OEMs are free to focus on revenue-generating innovation, leaving security to Irdeto.

Security Services

Irdeto Security Services can help customers with: Security assessments, Cyber incident planning and response, policy-driven security telemetry, Cyber forensics and law enforcement support, 24x7 monitoring in Irdeto Security Operations Canter (SOC).


The Irdeto Connected Transport website contains detailed information and links to multiple resources including:

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  • Whitepapers, e-books and reports
  • Case studies
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